Hall William “Bill” Boyle
Hall William “Bill” Boyle went to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 26, 2016 at the age of 87. He was born on January 2, 1929 to Everett and Pauline Boyle in Vivian, S.D.
In 1951, Bill married his first wife, Welma Jean Wilkerson, in Kentucky and they had five children. In 1978, he married his second wife, Eula Joyce Boyle, in Nampa.
Bill proudly served in the U.S. Army as a paratrooper during the Korean Conflict from 1951-1952 and was a member of the American Legion. He farmed for over 10 years in Draper, S.D. He was a long-haul owner-operator truck driver and instructor for over 35 years. Bill enjoyed fishing, hunting and woodworking. One of his favorite pastimes was to sit and listen to his children and grandchildren talk.
Bill is survived by his wife, Joyce of Caldwell; children, Gregory (Jackie) Boyle of Draper, S.D., Gary Boyle of Gillette, Wyo., Tony (Judy) Boyle of Constantine, Mich., Bonny (Jack) Anfinson of Lead, S.D., and Marie Boyle of Gillette, Wyo.; step-children, Maria (Jerry) Coatney of Meridian, Christopher (Sandra) Pierce of Caldwell, Patrick (Jennifer) Pierce of Caldwell, and Sabine Pierce of Nampa; 16 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; siblings, Howard Boyle of Rapid City, S.D., John (Bonnie) Boyle of Lindsborg, Kan., and Hazel Styles of Calif.; sisters-in-law, Betty Boyle of Spearfish, S.D. and Janet Boyle of Vivian, S.D.
He was proceeded in death by his parents, brothers Bob and Harold Boyle, step-son Franklin Pierce and grandson Joseph Boyle.
Memorial services were held on Friday, July 8, 2016 at the Karcher Church of the Nazarene in Nampa, Idaho.